Health Report

Getting bogged down trying to make sense of the ever-changing health headlines? Don't sweat it. Our expert contributors go behind the science to bring you practical, easy-to-understand advice for staying well and feeling your best.
Obesity prevention
Groundbreaking study spells out the harsh reality.
The lone star tick is making its way up the eastern seaboard.
Exercise boosts pain tolerance says new study.
Answer one question to find out.
We got you to click, now see why that's not true.
Research concludes they're better than tobacco.
Six alternatives to the germ-ridden handshake.
Your answer could help you live longer.
New health app lets you video chat with a physician instantly.
Research says this type of cardio is key.
Health becomes important at age 36, study says.
Seven hours of shuteye is best, studies say.
New research suggests it impacts heart rate and respiration.
Dry Salt Therapy
Halotherapy is poised to clear American sinuses.
How house plants can help boost your mood.
Hydration during exercise
Drink more water, work out harder.
Keep food out of plastic to keep chemicals out of your body.
Stop Smoking for a Better Mood
Quitting smoking could ease depression.
New research reveals that you can contract lyme disease from unprotected sex.
The U.S. is home to 13% of the world's fat population.